Tag Archives: Cllr Michelle Thurgood

Cross Party Support for Fire Safety Procedures in Tamworth

Policies and procedures for fire safety across all blocks of flats owned by Tamworth Borough Council have been successfully scrutinised by members of the Health and Wellbeing Scrutiny Committee. The cross-party committee called a special meeting to look at the … Continue reading

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Sprinkler Systems will be installed in Tamworth High-Rise Flats

The high-rise flats of Tamworth will now have sprinkler systems installed, in the wake of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. The world watched on in horror as news stations showed the blaze engulfing the London-based tower block in the early hours … Continue reading

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Tenants Reminded to Pay Rent on Time this Christmas

Council tenants in Tamworth are being reminded to make sure they pay their rent on time over the Christmas period. And they are being warned that they could lose their homes if they fail to pay and fall into arrears. … Continue reading

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Borough Council Cabinet Expands as Projects Increase

A new portfolio has been added to Tamworth Borough Council’s Cabinet, as the number of major projects to improve Tamworth and make life better for residents continues to grow. Following the local election earlier this month, a number of changes … Continue reading

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Landlords and Homeowners – Sign up and Get Guaranteed Rent for a Year

Homeowners with empty properties and landlords with homes to let are being urged to sign up to a Tamworth Borough Council scheme, which provides them with a guaranteed rental income for a year. Under the Private Sector Leasing Scheme, a … Continue reading

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New Rental Scheme for Tamworth’s Council Tenants

Tenants living in Tamworth Borough Council owned properties who regularly pay their rent on time can now benefit from a boost to their credit history, after the authority signed up to a nationwide project. The Rental Exchange Scheme is a … Continue reading

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Scheme to Support Vulnerable People in Tamworth to be Extended

A pilot project, which provides housing support to Tamworth residents being discharged from hospital, is to be extended. The Hospital To Home scheme has been running as a pilot project since last April.  It aims to prevent people having to … Continue reading

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